Boise Neighborhood Interactive

Energize Our Neighborhoods is proud to host The Boise Neighborhood Interactive community conference Saturday, October 19, 2024 at Jack's Urban Meeting Place (JUMP).

The community-led conference empowers and engages residents in creating and sustaining welcoming and livable neighborhoods through information, shared resources, collaboration, and training.

This year’s conference will bring together residents, local organizations, and businesses to share inspiration and the power of community. Attendees will gain the tools and knowledge to become and remain active around topics most important to Boiseans, including housing and transportation.

Registration will open in August.

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Neighborhoods for Everyone

Meeting people where they are at, improving language access, and removing barriers allows all voices to participate in the conversation. Create welcoming spaces and inclusive operations in all neighborhoods.

Opportunity for Everyone

Investing in an economy that uplifts everybody in our community with family wage jobs and access to opportunities. Cultivate a business environment that focuses on sustainable economic resilience.

Transportation for Everyone

Making it easier to bus, bike, and walk, our residents must be able to connect to opportunities when and where they exist. Expand pathways and mobility options so residents can choose how they move about the valley.

Housing for Everyone

Everyone in Boise deserves a safe place to live: one that they can afford and close to the things we all need to enjoy life. Explore housing options that create more opportunitiesfor all income levels.

Clean City for Everyone

A commitment to environmental stewardship to address complex challenges that climate change presents on a neighborhood-level. Community gardens and urban farming, recycling and waste reduction, water conservation, green spaces and biodiversity, or resilience planning.

Safe and Healthy City for Everyone

In partnership with public safety agencies, a focus on traffic safety, behavioral health, crime prevention practices, and fire safety.

Past Events


The first Boise Neighborhood Interactive was held in 2017. Last year's conference featured a panel discussion on transportation and growth in the Treasure Valley. The panel featured Boise Council President Jimmy Hallyburton, Valley Regional Transit CEO Elaine Clegg, and COMPASS Principal Planner Toni Tisdale, moderated by Jen Schneider, Associate Dean of the College of Innovation and Design at Boise State University.

The full day in-person conference offered attendees opportunities to attend ten workshops, participate in roundtable discussions, learn about community resources, and network with other attendees.

Past events have featured keynote addresses from Salome Mwangi, an accomplished speaker, trainer, and cultural broker, Norman B. Rice, former Mayor of Seattle and Vice-Chair of the Casey Family Programs Board of Trustees, and Aimée Christensen, CEO of Christensen Global Strategies and Executive Director of the Sun Valley Institute.

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Nicole Carr
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